When

Monday, October 9, 2017 at 8:00 AM AKDT
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Friday, October 13, 2017 at 5:00 PM AKDT

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Where

Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium
4000 Ambassador Drive
Conference Rooms 1 & 2
Anchorage, AK 99508


 
Driving Directions 

Here is a map of the ANTHC campus. Training location is #6 on the map. 

Contact

Crystal Meade
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium
907-729-2416
cdmeade@anthc.org
 

ANTHC Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training 

Registration is now open for the ANTHC TTS Training!

Early bird registration fee: $650 (Now through August 11, 2017) 

Regular registration fee: $700 (August 12 – September 25, 2017 or until maximum capacity has been reached)

Registration includes materials, coffee/tea, light continental breakfast each morning and afternoon snacks.

Lodging: The Springhill Suites on University Lake is offering a group rate of $99.00 (plus 12% tax) per night under the code Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training. The last day to book a room at the group rate is August, 26th, 2017. 

Please call Rebecca Brown, Local Reservation Specialist at 907-273-4248 to reserve your room or click here to coordinate your reservation via email.  Springhill Suites on University Lake is about a 10-15 minute walk from the training location. 

What is a Tobacco Treatment Specialist?

A Tobacco Treatment Specialist is a professional who possesses the skills, knowledge and training to provide effective, evidence-based interventions for tobacco dependence.  The TTS may have various professional affiliations and may work in a variety of settings including but not limited to hospitals, regional and village health clinics, educational settings, social service agencies, nicotine dependence treatment programs, behavioral health program, drug abuse treatment programs and mental health centers.  The TTS may engage not only in providing treatment but also in educating others (health care professionals, administrators, scientists, tobacco users, non-tobacco users) about tobacco dependence treatments.  One day of motivational interviewing techniques is included in the TTS training.

**Continuing education pending.

Please note that payment must be received prior to training to ensure your spot. We are accepting payment by either check or credit card.

To access the ANTHC credit card authorization form, please click here.